F-35C Developmental Test Phase 2
29 January 2016
The F-35 Carrier Suitability Test Team deploys two F-35Cs aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69) for DT-II.
Semper Lightning: F-35 Flight Control System
9 December 2015
In this first of a two-part article, Lockheed Martin test pilot Dan Canin discusses fly-by-wire, generally, and focuses on some features of the F-35’s control laws from a pilot’s perspective.
F-111: Australia's Big Stick
3 December 2015
In addition to its roles of long-range land and maritime strike, F-111 crews also practice close air support and air defense.
Japan’s F-2 Support Fighter
12 November 2015
The F-2 Support Fighter is a single-engine multirole fighter aircraft operated by the Japan Air Self Defense Force, or JASDF.
4 November 2015
The Convair Kingfish design cruising speed and cruise altitude for Kingfish was Mach 3.2 at 85,000 feet. Maximum altitude was 98,300 feet.
United Kingdom F-35B Testing
27 October 2015
No 17(R) Test and Evaluation Squadron is the United Kingdom's premier unit for developing and realizing the potential of the Lightning II.
Close Up: C-130J Super Hercules
20 October 2015
Form and function on the C-130J
F-35 Diverterless Supersonic Inlet Testing
14 October 2015
The unassuming fuselage bump performs miracles that only aeronautical engineers fully appreciate.
Outstanding Photos Of 2015
8 October 2015
Some of the best aircraft images of 2015.
Design Evolution Of The F-22 Raptor
24 September 2015
The official beginning of the ATF program usually traces to 1981. But studies for an advanced tactical fighter began in the early 1970s.